HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The chief academic officer for Connecticut’s Department of Education is being tapped as the state’s interim education commissioner. Dianna Wentzell will officially be appointed to the interim job on Wednesday. She […]
Connecticut’s departing education commissioner has been chosen to be Rhode Island’s first commerce secretary.
A Connecticut educator who is black has been disciplined after using racial slurs against students, including calling them “brown kids.”
A history lesson turned sexual after a Hartland School teacher showed his sixth-grade class a YouTube video containing sexual content.
The idea behind automated toll collection seems simple: A car passes through with a transponder, and a radio sensor charges the owner’s account.
Raytheon, a longtime supporter of education in science, technology, engineering and math, created Sum of All Thrills to show the real-life application of concepts such as angles, velocity and kinetic energy.
Bad weather takes the blame for most air traffic delays, whether it’s a blizzard that is blanketing Buffalo in snow or a Midwestern summer storm that shoots lightning around the airspace.
Four girls grew up to become accomplished engineers and scientists, one chased amoebas in a creek. Another loved puzzling out math problems. One fed her curiosity through a sash full of Girl Scout badges, while another became enamored with science during a trip to a crocodile farm.
The State University of New York Oswego will partner with two area community colleges to help two-year graduates transition into bachelor’s degree programs.
After school programs play a crucial role in educating the next generation of scientists, engineers and mathematicians.